Ants in New Jersey

Come spring, and you can see the ants of New Jersey marching into businesses and homes in thousands and create a big nuisance if you are not prepared. This article could help you identify the common ants native to the state so you can take proper steps to eliminate them.

There are several species of New Jersey ants. If you are seeing big black ants, they are likely to be the biting carpenter ants. And fire ants are also found in the state. More types are listed below.

Types of Ants in New Jersey

Ants in New Jersey (NJ)

Ants That Bite

  • Carpenter Ants
  • Acrobat Ant
  • Pavement Ants
  • Thief Ant
  • Acrobat Ant
  • Little Black Ant
  • Argentine Ant
  • Field Ants
  • Crazy Ant
  • Fire Ants

Ants That Don’t Bite

Ants by Colors

Red Ants: Fire Ants